University of Washington
Before Washington and Personal: Born in Victoria, British Columbia ... parents are Cathie Dobbyn and Victor Anonsen ... competed at Canadian Nationals in 2005 and 2006 ... also competed as an amateur in Odlum Brown Vancouver Open on two occasions ... competed in basketball in high school ... graduated with a 3.5 GPA.
Coach Hultquist on Anonsen:
One-handed or two-handed backhand?: One-handed
Best thing about my hometown: My family and friends.
Biggest difference between Seattle and home: Living on my own and the interest in sports as a society.
Why Washington?: The coach and the location.
Favorite place to eat on the Ave: Don't have one yet.
Other than English, I can speak: Nada
What do you love most about tennis?: That you get to be involved in every point.
Favorite band/singer: I like all music except country.
Favorite non-tennis UW athlete to watch: Jake Locker
What UW class has taught you the most?: Generally, to think for yourself.
When and where did you first play tennis?: At 11 in my hometown.
When you fix dinner, what are you making?: Spaghetti, cause it's easy.
Historical figure you'd most like to meet, and first question you'd ask him/her?: J.K. Rowling, although she's not "historical" yet. I'd ask her to write book eight.
Favorite pet you have or had growing up?: My dog Murphy and kitten Alice.
If you could play a match vs. anyone, who would it be?: Roger Federer
Game show you would most like to be on?: Jeopardy.
Reality show you would most like to be on?: Amazing Race
Funniest teammate: Allison
Teammate who will surprise people this year: Our whole team will surprise people.